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Wild Zoo Halloween: 10 AM – 5PM

October 27, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 30, 2017

One event on January 1, 1970 at 10:00am


Enjoy a “merry-not-scary” Halloween at the zoo! See all of our zoo animals while you explore the Treat Trails, meet Broomhilda the Witch, pick a mini pumpkin to bring home, and experience plenty more kid-friendly activities.

Visit the zoo from 10 am to 5pm (last admission at 5pm, grounds close at 6pm) between October 13-15, 20-22, or 27-29, and don’t forget to wear your Halloween costumes! Take lots of photos, but be sure to tag us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram too!


*To receive your member discount when purchasing Wild Zoo Halloween tickets online, please use the promo code you received by mail in early October. To receive the discount at the gate, please show your zoo membership card and photo ID. Fort Wayne Zoo Society Members at the BasicPlus, Safari Club, Director’s Circle, and King of the Jungle levels receive one-time free admission to the Wild Zoo Halloween. All others are charged admission to this fundraising event.

Every day is a new theme this Halloween!

Friday, October 13:  Free Train Rides all day!

Saturday, October 14:  Princess Day – 11 am to 3 pm  Meet your favorite story book princesses in the Australian Adventure Plaza and the Front Plaza

Sunday, October 15:  Star Wars Day – 11 am to 3 pm  Meet Star Wars characters on the Australian Adventure Plaza and the Front Plaza

Friday, October 20:  PLUMPkin Day – Guess the weight of the Giant Pumpkin for a chance to win a prize and design your own special pumpkin to take home near the Wild Things Gift Shop.

Saturday, October 21:  Pumpkin Stomp & Chomp

Sunday, October 22:  Super Hero Day- 11 am to 3 pm

Friday, Saturday & Sunday October 27 – 29 – Truck & Tractor Weekend – trucks and tractors supplied by Kenn-Feld Group John Deere are taking over the zoo.  Come see these “monsters” up close.


All the above is included in your Admission + Trick-or-Treating package.

A special thank you to all of our 2017 Wild Zoo Halloween sponsors!

Pumpkin Sponsor:

Train Sponsor:

Boo Sponsor:

Treat Station Sponsor:

Wild Activity Sponsors:

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October 27, 2017
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo
3411 Sherman Blvd
Fort Wayne, IN 46808 United States
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(260) 427-6800